Tag Archives: Travel

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The Benefits of Traveling the World as an Online Teacher

Is it possible to travel the world for an indefinite amount of time and still have a stable and solid income? I asked myself that question a lot while I was wandering from country to country and job to job until I discovered online teaching. Since that moment the way I travel has changed and […]

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The best ziplines around: the Great Wall

Is it a bird, is it a plane, no it’s a zipliner There are a lot of people in the world who have irrational fears. Perhaps all fear is irrational in a way. Some people can’t cross the road except at a walk sign, but they’re capable of acting on stage in front of thousands. […]

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Chinese temples
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Chinese temples you have to see in Beijing

I’m the kind of traveler that loves history and culture and has to put old churches or historical, spiritual places on my list of places to see. Now that I’m in Beijing, there is a slew of Chinese temples to check out. Beijing has some of the oldest temples in the country, and some of […]

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table manners
History and Culture
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Chinese good and bad table manners

There is nothing more comforting and enjoyable than sharing a meal with your friends, family, and loved ones. However, table manners and etiquette is crucial regarding significant business outings and big social gatherings. This article will further elaborate on the table manners and etiquette in China. Respect the Host If you are invited as a […]

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best beaches in China
Foreigners in China
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Where are the best beaches in China for foreigners

‘Where are the best beaches in China?’ is not a question you would  ask. However, China is one of the world’s top tourist destinations, despite its controversial political system, population size and economic status. Millions of people visit every year, but most of China’s tourists seek out its culture and the history. But there are […]

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Beijing sites
Travel
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5 top Beijing sites you should try to visit

Confining any of Beijing’s attractions to a top five must-see list does the city disservice. But, sometimes it’s easier to narrow some of Beijing down, because if anyone were to mention all of the historical and cultural places, as well as the lovely wild spots, it would be a book. I’m sure you know that […]

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stranger things
Foreigners in China
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Stranger things I encountered in China

I have encountered some stranger things in my short stay in China than I have ever before. And every day it’s a new thing, a learning curve. I’m continuously surprised at how China and its people still shock or baffle me. Some of this stuff becomes normal and expected with surprising speed. Driving One of […]

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traveling to China
Travel
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Tips when traveling to China – the do’s and dont’s

Traveling to China can be fantastic! It can also be a costly struggle where you fumble from one mishap to another. Insulting locals while getting sunburnt because you have been looking for your phone for ten hours should be avoided. It can put you off traveling ever again, especially in China where the culture, infrastructure, […]

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know before you go
Travel
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Know before you go! Tips for traveling to Beijing

Introduction Westerns that are going to China for the first time may experience serious culture shock. China is an eastern, communist country with a western economy. Whether you merely want to plan your itinerary or be ready for the unusual or the unexpected or the downright dangerous, you should do some research on what to […]

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China travel tips: how to get around

This article contains some (hopefully handy) China travel tips. China is a huge country filled with surprises from the Great Wall of China to the Terracotta Army! You will never get bored with the sounds, smells and taste when you are traveling in China. However, if you are from a western country, you may face […]

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